How Handy Works

Pick a Time

Select the day and time for your service and get instant, affordable pricing.

Book instantly

We'll confirm your appointment and take care of payment electronically and securely.

Your pro arrives

An experienced, fully-equipped professional will show up on time at your doorstep.

The Trusted Name in Electrical Service

Experienced

When you book an electrician through the Handy platform, your pro will have all the benefits of on-the-job training. While courses and paperwork might be all you need to pass exams and certifications, there's just no substitute for experience. Your electrical contractor will have honed their skills over the years working on a broad range of jobs. Whether you need help installing a light switch, wiring an outlet or running a wire to a new lighting fixture, the Handy platform will connect you with the right electrical service professional with the right experience.

Skilled and Capable

Wherever electricity is concerned, you want to know that you’ve booked the best electrician for the job. All the electrical contractors on the Handy platform are background checked, so you know you’re not letting a complete stranger into your home. Every pro is rated and reviewed by past customers as well, so you can rest assured that they have a track record of excellence. Whether you need a single residential electrician for a quick job, or someone to help rewire your home, the Handy platform helps connect you with the best electrician possible.

Reliable

Whether you work in a busy office or are a stay-at-home parent, there’s nothing worse than waiting for hours for an electrical service provider to turn up. When you book electrical contractors through the Handy platform, you can be sure that they’ll turn up on time and ready to work. Using the Handy app or website, you can pick the time you want your electrician to arrive. Get on with the important things in your day, secure in the knowledge that electrical help is on its way.

Flexible

Make changes to your electrician service right in the app or on the website. And if you need extra help, the Handy customer service team is always available. If you’ve got an electrical emergency, you can book an electrician to arrive as soon as tomorrow morning. If you’re buying a new property and want a fully-qualified residential electrician to check the wiring in a few weeks, just name the date. Using the Handy platform to book your electrician puts you in charge of when the work gets done. Should your situation change, you can cancel or reschedule your appointment—we just ask that you provide 24 hours’ notice.

The Best Electrical Service

Ready to Take Charge of Any Electrical Job

A Handy electrician will always arrive with everything they need to get the work done. When you use the Handy platform, you’ll be asked to input some details about the job you need doing. Using that information, your electrical contractor will make sure that they bring the required tools and equipment, so you won’t have to rush down to the hardware store to buy anything. Don’t panic if you don’t even own basic tools! Electrical contractors on the Handy platform take their responsibility to their customers very seriously.

Shockingly Qualified Professional Electricians

Even wiring an outlet can come with its own set of potential hazards. Book your electrician through Handy and you'll be connected with electrician professionals who have plenty of experience with the work you’re asking them to complete. They will provide you with top-notch service at a price point that won’t break the bank. When you use Handy to find the best electrician in your area, you'll be connected with a qualified electrical handyman that will serves your needs and your budget.

No Job Too Big or Small

Handy electrical contractors are used to working on jobs of all sizes. It doesn't have to be a huge, complete electrical rewiring job to warrant using the services of a professional. Many of our customers use electrical contractors for small jobs, just to make sure that it's done safely and to required standards. Many Handy customers book an electrician for someone else. You might have an elderly relative or disabled friend who can't deal with minor tasks—booking an electrician through Handy to help them out is a great way to get those electrical services done and prevent further problems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need tools or will my electrical service professional bring them?

Your professional will come with all necessary tools to complete your job. Please make sure you let your electrician professional know any specifics ahead of time.

When should I expect my professional to get in touch with me?

After your booking is confirmed, Handy will send you confirmation emails and messages about your booking and professional. You can contact your professional at any time with questions or concerns you might have.

I need more help.

Please see the Help Center.

Meet Some of Our Top Electrical Service Professionals

Download the app to search and book top cleaning professionals in your area. Build a pro team so that you always have a great group of go-to professionals for all your household needs.

Carlos R.

Handy Premium Pro
781 jobs completed
10 years providing Handyman home services 5 years providing license electrician services

Jasen S.

Handy Premium Pro
71 jobs completed
I have over 15 years experience in minor home improvements. Vast knowledge of all aspects of construction and remodeling. I’m the handyman, handymen call.

Ismael O.

Handy Premium Pro
163 jobs completed
Our business provides home improvement services at an affordable price. take pride in all the work I do, and always try to exceed my customer’s expectations and treat every place like my own, with love and attention to details. provide many services that like bathrooms remodeling, sheetrock repair/installation, tiling, kitchen backsplash, floor installation, light fixture, electrical and plumbing.

Customer Reviews

5,770 Reviews for Electrical Service

Kerem A.

Guys worked hard to get the dishwasher installed although the door was fitted back on and doesn't quite open properly now.

Kemi B.

Very good professional who was excellent in doing his job & sorting out the electrical issues others seemed to have had difficulty fixing.

Rosemary S.

Sammy did a great job installing flat screen tvs in 3 rooms of our apartment. He listened to our preferences about the wiring and worked to accommodate them.

Nathan E.

Zee was really helpful as i didnt know what was needed or how the equipment was meant to be installed. He executed job perfectly

Imogen E.

Great service. Arrived on time, speedy worker, neat and tidy. Came on the bud too so didn't need parking vouchers!

Elizabeth S.

Larry was very friendly, courteous, and professional. He went above and beyond to help me with my electrical issues.

Ishan B.

Able to address the issue and quickly installed the replacement outlet, purchased at his cost. Highly recommend!

Emma C.

He did a great job! Very efficient, tidy and pleasant to have doing work in our home. Would definitely recommend him

Nicholas M.

Richard did an AMAZING job - far above even my wildest expectations. Personable, knowledgeable, and professional.

Daneil L.

Very great guy, he paid for most things so that is wgat the tip is for.. Very proffesional and trustworthy lad..

Recent Job Requests

Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 19, 2020
Zipcode
76063
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Needing to have some light switches changed out to wireless smart light switches.
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 23, 2020
Zipcode
37412
Base Hours
4.0
Number Providers
1
Description
I have old, nonfunctional wall thermostats in each room of my house that need to be removed.
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 20, 2020
Zipcode
48334
Base Hours
4.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Add # outlets to garage wall adjacent to house / basement. Garage wall is finished but basement is not. will have to run wire from service panel to "old work outlets" added to the wall. I am a professi...
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 27, 2020
Zipcode
49546
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Switch out new pendant light in dining room for old. # ft ceiling and uncomplicated
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 19, 2020
Zipcode
M6N 3W3
Base Hours
4.0
Number Providers
1
Description
I would like to have all the light switches changed to dimmers and also have the current pot lighting on the main floor continued, approx #-# more pot lights
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 19, 2020
Zipcode
M6N 3W3
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
I would like to change most of the light switches to dinner, I’m not sure if the current bulbs are compatible with dimmers so that would need to be Investigated also. And lastly, the precious owners pu...
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 21, 2020
Zipcode
10514
Base Hours
4.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Replace Bathroom Light fixture with new one. Replace # outdoor lights with new ones. replace # outlets in bedrooms. Install fan switch in bedroom.
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 23, 2020
Zipcode
08226
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Replace # outdoor spot light with LED. I have fixtures. need extension ladder # feet from ground.
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 18, 2020
Zipcode
12017
Base Hours
3.0
Number Providers
1
Description
We have some lights that aren’t working in our home, we recently moved in and could use some assistance.
Cleaner filled
Electrical Service
Created At
October 17, 2020
Date Start
October 20, 2020
Zipcode
43015
Base Hours
2.0
Number Providers
1
Description
Circuit breaker tripped and will not reset. Need to find where the issue is.

Where Does Handy Operate?

Handy operates in hundreds of cities around the United States, Canada, and the U.K. No matter where you live, Handy has you covered.